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Thom Yorke

Yorke released his solo album The Eraser in 2006. Produced by Nigel Godrich and featuring cover art by Stanley Donwood, it was released on the independent label XL Recordings. Yorke described the album as "more beats and electronics" and denied that it meant he was leaving Radiohead, saying, "I want no crap about me being a traitor or whatever splitting up blah blah... this was all done with their blessing." The Eraser reached number 3 in the UK in its first week and number 2 in the United States, Canada and Australia, as well as number 9 on the Irish charts. The album was on the prestigious M ...read more

Yorke released his solo album The Eraser in 2006. Produced by Nigel Godrich and featuring cover art by Stanley Donwood, it was released on the independent label XL Recordings. Yorke described the album as "more beats and electronics" and denied that it meant he was leaving Radiohead, saying, "I want no crap about me being a traitor or whatever splitting up blah blah... this was all done with their blessing." The Eraser reached number 3 in the UK in its first week and number 2 in the United States, Canada and Australia, as well as number 9 on the Irish charts. The album was on the prestigious Mercury Prize shortlist and was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album.

His electronic work was used for a 2012 New York fashion show by Rag & Bone, showing same directions as The Eraser and following solo works. « hide

Similar Bands: Midlake, Radiohead, Aphex Twin, Atoms for Peace, Museum Of Neurotic Origins

LPs
The Eraser
2006

3.7
718 Votes
EPs
Twist / Stuck Together
01/05/2012

4.2
3 Votes
Spitting Feathers
2006

3.5
36 Votes
Harrowdown Hill
2006

3.5
27 Votes
Live Albums
Bridge School Benefit 2002
2002

4.3
6 Votes
Compilations
The Eraser Rmxs
2008

3.6
8 Votes

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